- lying in the same straight line.
Origin of collinear
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Examples from the Web for collinearity
Any errors left over are to be attributed to other causes than the want of collinearity of the axes of object glass and eyepiece.On Laboratory Arts
- lying on the same straight line
- having a common line
Word Origin and History for collinearity
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
- Sharing a common line, such as two intersecting planes.
- Lying on the same line, such as a set of points.
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